Masters or PhD in data science, computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, bioinformatics, epidemiology or related quantitative field.
Experience leading high visibility programs and interacting with senior executives
5+ years of statistical analysis, quantitative analytics, and/or forecasting/predicting analytics
2+ years of applying machine learning using distributed systems like Hadoop, Hive, Spark or similar libraries
2 + years of experience with R or Python
3 years experience leading teams either directly or cross matrixed
Experience working in an Agile Software Development environment
Experience working with healthcare data
Available location: Boston, MA
Experience with MapReduce associated languages such as Pig, Sawzall, Scala
Experience with business intelligence tools such as Tableau.
Healthcare business experience including experience analyzing claims and EHR data
Strong history of publications and presence in the health care and data science industry
Experience with big data technologies like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, H2o and others,
Careers with Optum. Here’s the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world’s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life’s best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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